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One Dead, Four Injured in Portland Strip Club ShootingKevin Hays Salem-News.com
One victim died late this morning from his injuries.
(PORTLAND, Ore. ) - Portland police are investigating a shooting early Saturday morning in which five people were taken to area hospitals with gunshot wounds.
Police and medical units were called around 3:15 a.m. to a shooting outside of Soobie's Bar & Grill Strip Club, located at 333 southeast 122nd Avenue. When units arrived on scene, they found five victims who had sustained gunshot wounds, one victim had life-threatening injuries police said.
Police say that early in the investigation it appears that the shooting is gang-related, and police do not have any information yet on a suspect(s).
If you have any information on this case, you are urged to call the Portland Police non-emergency line at 503-823-3333.
UPDATE at 12:00 p.m.:
This morning's shooting outside Soobie's Bar & Grill Strip Club has become a homicide investigation.
One of the five gunshot victims died at a Portland hospital after being transported from the scene by ambulance.
The deceased is a 26-year-old male. Detectives are working to confirm his identity and notify family.
A second victim located at the scene is a male in his 20's and detectives are also working to confirm his identity.
The third, fourth and fifth victims were all taken by private car to a neighborhood hospital then transported by ambulance to trauma centers.
They have been identified as a 24-year-old male, a 32-year-old male and a 27-year-old female.
None of the others' injuries are life-threatening and all are expected to recover.
Homicide and Gang Enforcement Team detectives are actively working to determine what occurred during the shooting.
Salem-News.com will have more on this story as soon as it becomes available.
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